Private landowners conserving Florida wildlife
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Private landowners conserving Florida wildlife

…music playing… There’s a treasury of wildlife habitat in Florida unknown to many people. It’s our privately owned lands. Over half of Florida’s land mass is in private hands. Throughout Florida’s history, families and businesses have cared for their lands in ways that contribute to the diversity of our wildlife. They farm, raise cattle, manage […]

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Dying Soil: France 24 Team Explores an Invisible Crisis
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Dying Soil: France 24 Team Explores an Invisible Crisis

So we produce this report as part of our science program or environment series called ‘Down to Earth’ for the French news channel France 24, which is broadcast internationally. And it’s a six-minute weekly report that covers a raft of science and environmental topics and this particular one is called “Dying soil: The invisible crisis […]

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City getting additional inspectors for retention ponds
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City getting additional inspectors for retention ponds

COMING THIS WEEK.GOOD EVENING, I’M SHANNON WOLFSON. ROBERT HADLOCK IS OFF TONIGHT.FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 9 YEARS, AUSTIN’S WATERSHED PROTECTION DEPARTMENT IS GETTING ADDITIONAL INSPECTORS TO CHECK 7 THOUSAND PRIVATELY OWNED RETENTION PONDS ACROSS THE CITY. AN IMPORTANT FUNCTION ON RAINY DAYS LIKE TODAY. KXAN INVESTIGATOR KYLIE MCGIVERN FOUND IT’S NOT JUST A PROBLEM […]

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